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College Fantasy Football: Week 8 DFS Picks Saturday (Oct. 22) Games

Deuce Vaughn, Kansas State Wildcats Football

Week 8 of the 2022 college football starts on Saturday, Oct. 22. That means it’s time to pick your optimal DraftKings college football fantasy lineup. Fortunately, our college football fantasy experts are ready to help. Players from 13 matchups are available to be selected on DraftKings for the first slate on Saturday, including Kansas-Baylor, Syracuse-Clemson, Iowa-Ohio State, and Cincinnati-SMU. The afternoon slate features seven games to select players, including Ole Miss-LSU, UCLA-Oregon, Texas-Oklahoma State, and Purdue-Wisconsin. The first night contest features eight contests to make selections from, including Mississippi State-Alabama, Boise State-Air Force, Minnesota-Penn State, Kansas State-TCU, and Colorado-Oregon State. The final slate includes three games, as players can be selected from Washington-California, Utah State-Wyoming, San Diego State-Nevada.

The first few weeks of the season are always difficult to predict. Here’s what our best Week 8 (Oct. 22) college fantasy football DFS lineup looks like for Saturday's matchups:

College Fantasy Football DFS Picks

Saturday DFS Slate (Noon ET - 13 games) - Lineup 1

QB: Dorian Thompson-Robinson, UCLA (at Oregon - $7,900)

RB: Zach Charbonnet, UCLA (at Oregon - $6,700)

RB: Casey Filkins, Stanford (vs. Arizona State - $5,800)

WR: Kaden Prather, West Virginia (at Texas Tech - $5,800)

WR: Xavier Worthy, Texas (at Oklahoma State - $6,100)

WR: Michael Mayer, Notre Dame (vs. UNLV - $5,000)

Flex: Tyjae Spears, Tulane (vs. Memphis - $5,700)

S-Flex: Behren Morton, Texas Tech (vs. West Virginia - $6,800)

Saturday DFS Slate (Noon ET - 13 games) - Lineup 2

QB: Dorian Thompson-Robinson, UCLA (at Oregon - $7,900)

RB: Will Shipley, Clemson (vs. Syracuse - $6,800)

RB: Casey Filkins, Stanford (vs. Arizona State - $5,800)

WR: Kaden Prather, West Virginia (at Texas Tech - $5,800)

WR: Jerand Bradley, Texas Tech (vs. West Virginia - $4,500)*
*Be sure to check pregame injury report for Texas Tech's WRs

WR: Michael Mayer, Notre Dame (vs. UNLV - $5,000)

Flex: A.T. Perry, Wake Forest (vs. Boston College - $7,400)

S-Flex: Michael Pratt, Tulane (vs. Memphis - $6,300)

Saturday DFS Slate (Noon ET - 13 games) - Lineup 3

QB: Bo Nix, Oregon (vs. UCLA - $9,300)

RB: Richard Reese, Baylor (vs. Kansas - $5,900)

RB: Casey Filkins, Stanford (vs. Arizona State - $5,800)

WR: Zay Flowers, Boston College (at Wake Forest - $5,900)

WR: Kayshon Boutte, LSU (vs. Ole Miss - $5,300)

WR: Xavier Worthy, Texas (at Oklahoma State - $6,100)

Flex: Zach Charbonnet, UCLA (at Oregon - $6,700)

S-Flex: Drew Pyne, Notre Dame (vs. UNLV - $5,000)


Saturday DFS Slate (Noon ET - 13 games) - Lineup 4

QB: Jason Bean, Kansas (at Baylor - $7,300)

RB: Zach Charbonnet, UCLA (at Oregon - $6,700)

RB: Quinshon Judkins, Ole Miss (at LSU - $6,700)

WR: Kaden Prather, West Virginia (at Texas Tech - $5,800)

WR: Xavier Worthy, Texas (at Oklahoma State - $6,100)

WR: Xavier White, Texas Tech (vs. West Virginia - $4,400)

Flex: Casey Filkins, Stanford (vs. Arizona State - $5,800)

S-Flex: Behren Morton., Texas Tech (vs. West Virginia - $6,800)

Saturday DFS Slate (3:30 p.m. ET - 13 games) - Lineup 1

QB: Dorian Thompson-Robinson, UCLA (at Oregon - $7,900)

RB: Casey Filkins, Stanford (vs. Arizona State - $5,800)

RB: Xazavian Valladay, Arizona State (at Stanford - $6,600)

WR: Kayshon Boutte, LSU (vs. Ole Miss - $5,300)

WR: Xavier Worthy, Texas (at Oklahoma State - $6,100)

WR: Caden Prieskorn, Memphis (at Tulane - $5,700)

Flex: Zay Flowers, Boston College (at Wake Forest - $5,900)

S-Flex: Michael Pratt, Tulane (vs. Memphis - $6,300)

Saturday DFS Slate (3:30 p.m. ET - 13 games) - Lineup 2

QB: Bo Nix, Oregon (vs. UCLA - $9,300)

RB: Casey Filkins, Stanford (vs. Arizona State - $5,800)

RB: Zach Evans, Ole Miss (at LSU - $6,400)

WR: Elijah Higgins, Stanford (vs. Arizona State - $4,400)

WR: Kayshon Boutte, LSU (vs. Ole Miss - $5,300)

WR: Zay Flowers, Boston College (at Wake Forest - $5,900)

Flex: Zach Charbonnet, UCLA (at Oregon - $6,700)

S-Flex: Aidan O’Connell, Purdue (at Wisconsin - $6,000)

Saturday DFS Slate (3:30 p.m. ET - 13 games) - Lineup 3

QB: Dorian Thompson-Robinson, UCLA (at Oregon - $7,900)

RB: Quinshon Judkins, Ole Miss (at LSU - $6,700)

RB: Zach Charbonnet, UCLA (at Oregon - $6,700)

WR: Xavier Worthy, Texas (at Oklahoma State - $6,100)

WR: Kayshon Boutte, LSU (vs. Ole Miss - $5,300)

WR: Ja'Tavion Sanders, Texas (at Oklahoma State - $3,700)

Flex: Casey Filkins, Stanford (vs. Arizona State - $5,800)

S-Flex: Jayden Daniels, LSU (vs. Ole Miss - $7,700)

Saturday DFS Slate (8 p.m. ET - 7 games) - Lineup 1

QB: John Rhys Plumlee, UCF (at East Carolina - $8,400)

RB: Deuce Vaughn, Kansas State (at TCU -$7,200)

RB: Devon Achane, Texas A&M (at South Carolina - $5,600)

WR: Quentin Johnston, TCU (vs. Kansas State - $7,000)

WR: Phillip Brooks, Kansas State (at TCU - $4,600)

WR: C.J. Johnson, East Carolina (vs. UCF - $5,400)

Flex: Israel Abanikanda, Pitt (at Louisville - $8,000)

S-Flex: Damien Martinez, Oregon State (vs. Colorado - $3,500)

Saturday DFS Slate (8 p.m. ET - 7 games) - Lineup 2

QB: Max Duggan, TCU (vs. Kansas State - $7,900)

RB: Devon Achane, Texas A&M (at South Carolina - $5,600)

RB: Jo'quavious Marks, Miss. State (at Alabama - $5,000)

WR: Quentin Johnston, TCU (vs. Kansas State - $7,000)

WR: Kobe Prentice, Alabama (vs. Miss. State - $5,900)

WR: Ryan O’Keefe, UCF (at East Carolina - $7,300)

Flex: Damien Martinez, Oregon State (vs. Colorado - $3,500)

S-Flex: Malik Cunningham, Louisville (vs. Pitt - $7,400)

Saturday DFS Slate (8 p.m. ET - 7 games) - Lineup 3

QB: John Rhys Plumlee, UCF (at East Carolina - $8,400)

RB: Deuce Vaughn, Kansas State (at TCU - $7,200)

RB: Devon Achane, Texas A&M (at South Carolina - $5,600)

WR: Evan Stewart, Texas A&M (at South Carolina - $4,100)

WR: Ja'Corey Brooks, Alabama (vs. Miss. State - $5,800)

WR: Quentin Johnston, TCU (vs. Kansas State - $7,000)

Flex: Damien Martinez, Oregon State (vs. Colorado - $3,500)

S-Flex: Adrian Martinez, Kansas State (at TCU - $8,300)

Saturday DFS Slate (9:45 p.m. ET - 3 games) - Lineup 1

QB: Michael Penix Jr., Washington (at California - $8,800)

RB: Jaydn Ott, California (vs. Washington - $6,400)

RB: Titus Swen, Wyoming (vs. Utah State - $6,000)

WR: Rome Odunze, Washington (at California - $7,600)

WR: Brian Cobbs, Utah State (at Wyoming - $5,200)

WR: J. Michael Sturdivant, California (vs. Washington - $3,800)

Flex: Calvin Tyler Jr., Utah State (at Wyoming - $5,400)

S-Flex: Jalen Mayden, San Diego State (at Nevada - $4,500)

Saturday DFS Slate (9:45 p.m. ET - 3 games) - Lineup 2

QB: Michael Penix Jr., Washington (at California - $8,800)

RB: Jaydn Ott, California (vs. Washington - $6,400)

RB: Toa Taua, Nevada (vs. San Diego State - $7,600)

WR: Rome Odunze, Washington (at California - $7,600)

WR: Terrell Vaughn, Utah State (at Wyoming - $4,600)

WR: Tyrell Shavers, San Diego State (at Nevada - $4,200)

Flex: Calvin Tyler Jr., Utah State (at Wyoming - $5,400)

S-Flex: Jalen Mayden, San Diego State (at Nevada - $4,500)